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Events and training from Capital Growth

Previous Capital Growth events


1
Nov
2022

Irrigation for community gardens

Join us with grower Jack Astbury for an online session on Tuesday 1 November, 5.30-7pm, about the ins & outs of irrigation...

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19
Oct
2022

Save your seeds - from theory to practice

Start your seed saving journey and be part of the green revolution with this online training session with Julie Smith on...

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21
Sep
2022

Beginners Guide to Fruit Tree Care for Health & Harvest

Join us online for training on beginners fruit tree care and the opportunity to bring your related questions to the very...

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28
Jul
2022

Social media and digital comms for community gardens

Join us for an online training session with Hackney Herbal founder Nat Mady to learn how community gardens can use social media...

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24
Jul
2022

London Permaculture Festival workshop: Introduction to Urban Permaculture

Capital Growth is proud to sponsor Susannah Hall's 'Introduction to Urban Permaculture' workshop at this year's...

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20
Jul
2022

July Spotlight Garden Open Evening

Come visit our July Spotlight Garden for a magical open evening in GoGrowWithLove's secret Love Garden N17 on Wednesday 20...

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28
Jun
2022

The A to Z of composting

Join us at our Allotment Garden in Regents Park on Tuesday 28 June for a twilight training session from 5.30-8pm with experienced...

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26
Jun
2022

Maximising limited growing spaces with minimal effort

Agroecological grower, Chrissy Harrison, invites us on to the farm she manages in SE London for an in-person training session...

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24
Jun
2022

June Spotlight Garden Summer Solstice Open Evening

Come visit our June Spotlight Garden - Community Apothecary @ Chingford for a perfect way to celebrate this year's Summer...

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15
Jun
2022

Preparing to grow autumn and winter veg

Join veteran food grower, Paul Richens, for a practical online session to prepare for growing autumn and winter veg in good...

Training (online)17:3019:00

Training from our network


Summer talks: Butterfly Gardening

The Vine Road Pavillion, Vine Road Recreation Ground, Vine Road, Barnes

24 Jul 2024 | Free

Join us for our Summer Talks series offering talks on nature, growing and ecology. At this free talk, we are delighted to welcome Karen Goldie-Morrison. Karen has always had a strong interest in butterflies and their conservation. She was Chair of Council at Butterfly Conservation (2019-2023) and continues as a volunteer for the charity. She has been the lead volunteer butterfly transect monitor on Barnes Common since 2016. Karen will give us an introduction to butterfly gardening.

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Summer talks: Rebugging the Planet

The Vine Road Pavillion, Vine Road Recreation Ground, Vine Road, Barnes

27 Jul 2024 | Free

Join us for our July session in our Summer Talks series offering talks on nature, growing and ecology. At this free talk, we are delighted to welcome Vicki Hird MSc FRES, author of the new book ‘Rebugging the Planet’, and, as she puts it, a major bug lover.

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Orchard Management - Level 3

19-21 Garden Walk, London, EC2A 3EQ

3 Sep 2024 | Accredited | Free

Our Level 3 Orcharding Certificate (CICO) is a unique course that combines high quality online learning with 7 face-to-face training days. You will learn from orchard experts at a range of projects in North East London and top up your learning at home with over 100 online resources. Starting in Sept 2024 and running until Jun 2025 we have eight places on this course funded by City Bridge Trust for people meeting the eligibility criteria. We also have general admission and concessionary places

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Summer talks: Vertical Veg - Container Growing

The Vine Road Pavillion, Vine Road Recreation Ground, Vine Road, Barnes

18 Sep 2024 | Free

Join us for our final session of our Summer Talks series this year, offering talks on nature, growing and ecology. We are delighted to welcome Mark Ridsdill Smith, author of The Vertical Veg Guide to Container Gardening, who will give a talk titled 'How to Grow to Veg, Fruit and Herbs in Containers on your Balcony, Patio or Rooftop...And Make the Most of a Small Space' via Zoom.

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Capital Growth is London's Food Growing Network, with over 2000 members. Whether you are growing at home, as part of an allotment, in a community group or school you can join for free to receive benefits such as discounts, advice and monthly enewsletters.

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